When getting into the section of Cajon between Cajon Junction and Summit, we found the area to be quite frustrating. If we set up for a shot on one of the three trackage alignments, trains would o... (more)
MRL SD45-2 310, the oddball (Slide Scan)
Northbound inbound train on the CSX to nowhere, the former SAL main, now truncated in northern North Carolina. This train would run to the north end of the yard and back in, the default way of do... (more)
A year ago on this day, NYS&W WS-5 made a rare afternoon Sunday run with SD45-2 #3618 leading the way to Sparta Junction. The train runs parallel to Cozy Lake Road while making easy work out of Sp... (more)
In the extreme morning hours of July 4th 2019, the Arizona & California railway arrives into Castle Hot Springs siding along the BNSF "Peavine" subdivision to interchange with the BNSF r... (more)
BNSFs Golden local rolls past the Colorado Railroad museum just outside of Golden Colorado.
Three of the Southeastern Railway Museum's more notable diesel-electrics. From left to right:
CSX 8954: The museum's newest & most powerful locomotive. Built by the El... (more)
Westbound piggyback approaches the crossing of the Rock Island.
Santa Fe SD45-2 5863, SD40-2 5176 and C30-7 8035 leads a westbound TOFC train over Cajon Pass, Summit on November 3, 1988.
Arizona Divide Kodachrome(s) An eastbound Santa Fe piggyback train, with six reefers up front, flies through Bellemont, Arizona, while crossing the Arizona Divide on July 7, 1986. Power... (more)
"Return of the OI-16"
The OI-16 continues over the Raritan River at River Draw before swinging onto the Amboy Secondary for its final leg of its journey to Browns Yard.... (more)
In helper service- At this time Conrail was using pairs of ex-EL SD45-2s in helper service. CR 6654 was ex-EL 3669 and it's paired with CR 6666, ex-EL 3681.
"Travis Branch Trash"
Norfolk Southern SD45-2 1700 has just returned to service in New Jersey/New York on train BY-1 after receiving positive train control and locomoti... (more)